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Queens, NY – Bicyclist Hit & Injured by Box Truck at 43rd Ave & Junction Blvd

Queens, NY (May 13, 2020) – At approximately 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, May 13th, police responded to an auto-bicycle collision that left one man seriously injured. It took place at or near the intersection of 43rd Avenue and Junction Boulevard in the Corona section of Queens.

Officials stated that a 53-year-old man was riding a bicycle in the area when he was struck by a box truck. Crews responded to the scene and ultimately transported the injured cyclist to a local hospital. He is currently listed in critical condition.

Police have not released the identity of the victim or any further information. The official cause of the incident is under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.

Bicycle Accidents in New York

Queens, NY – Bicyclist Hit & Injured by Box Truck at 43rd Ave & Junction Blvd

Back in 2018, over 4,300 people were hurt or killed in New York bicycle accidents involving a motor vehicle. The vulnerability of bicyclists greatly increases their chances of suffering severe or even life-ending injuries during an accident with a car or truck. When a seriously negligent motorist or other entity causes injuries, it is important to know the value of experienced representation to fight for your rights.

Being injured in an accident of any kind can be a very frightening, confusing, and overwhelming time in a person’s life. That is why we have worked to compile the most pertinent information and invaluable resources to aid victims who have been injured in an accident that was caused by another person or entity’s careless, reckless, negligent, or deliberate actions. One of the local attorneys in your area has offered to provide you with a copy of your police accident report at no cost to you. Contact us today to get your complimentary accident report.

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